Uber Adds Tipping Feature As It Heads In New DirectionUber is enabling passengers to tip its U.S. drivers with a tap on its ride-hailing app for the first time, part of a push to recast itself as a company with a conscience and a heart.
House Passes Bill To Ban Use Of Drivers' Hand-Held DevicesThe Washington state House approved a measure Wednesday that would ban holding hand-held devices while driving.
Sports Verdict: Should NASCAR Drivers Be Considered True Athletes?In the wake of Jimmie Johnson securing his 6th NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship, Donovan McNabb expressed his belief that NASCAR drivers are not true athletes. Is he out of line, or is this type of racing in no way a sport?
Troopers: Washington Drivers Tops in Seat Belt Use A federal survey suggests that Washington state has the highest use of seat belts among drivers in the country.
Trash Piling Up as Strike Drags on in Seattle Area A collection company said it had enough replacement drivers Wednesday to start picking up garbage in some neighborhoods on the eighth day of a Teamsters strike that has left bags spilling from trash cans and prompted warnings about bears and raccoons on the prowl for easy meals.
Seattle to Allow Free Dumping During WM StrikeWith garbage piling up as a Teamsters truck drivers' strike against Waste Management enters its second week, Seattle will allow residents limited free dumping at transfer stations.
Replacement Drivers on Way in Seattle Waste Strike Waste Management started bringing in replacement truck drivers Friday to pick up garbage in Renton and parts of the Seattle-Everett area where trash has been piling up since a Teamsters strike started Wednesday.
Many Drivers Avoid 520 Bridge TollsA lot of people are continuing to go out of their way to avoid paying the new Highway 520 bridge tolls.